Ex-Florida Gov. Jeb Bush visiting New York earlier this year. (Photo: Andy Jacobsohn/Getty)
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Jeb Bush and the Republican Nomination

It is looking increasingly likely that Jeb Bush will be a candidate for president in 2016. According to The Wall Street Journal, Republican strategists are urging him to run, and many around the former Florida governor, brother of one Republican President and son of another, say that he is giving the race serious thought. It is difficult not to see Mr. Bush’s potential candidacy in the context of family legacies and dynastic politics, but once that is overcome, his candidacy begins to make a fair amount of sense.

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